Upcoming Courses & Events

Screen Skills Ireland offer a comprehensive range of courses across three key areas which you can filter using the search options below.

LIMELIGHT: Accelerating in the International Film and TV Business starting 18.05.2021

Screen Skills Ireland in association with MediaXchange is pleased to offer ‘Limelight’: Accelerating in the International Film and TV Business. ‘Limelight’ is an advanced-level training and CPD programme, led by international industry expert Dr Angus Finney and providing access to a range of experienced practitioners and top industry decision makers. The programme is structured as

COVID-19 Compliance Officer Training for the Audio-Visual (AV) Sector starting 19.05.2021

*Please note: you must have completed the COVID-19 Return to Work Training before you can take part in this course. This course, developed in partnership with the Skillnet audio-visual networks (Animation Skillnet, Screen Skillnet, Learning Waves Skillnet, Gréasán na Meán Skillnet and Immersive Technologies Skillnet), will equip you with the knowledge required to work with

COVID-19 Return to Work Training for the Audio-Visual (AV) Sector starting 19.05.2021

*Please ignore the date listed on this course. It is running on a rolling basis. This course, developed in partnership with the Skillnet audio-visual networks (Animation Skillnet, Screen Skillnet, Learning Waves Skillnet, Gréasán na Meán and Immersive Technologies Skillnet), will equip you with the knowledge required to return to the workplace safely in the Audio-Visual

IP Development for Animation Masterclass Series starting 20.05.2021

Screen Skills Ireland is delighted to be partnering with Animation Skillnet and Animation Ireland to bring you the IP Development for Animation Masterclass Series. The online masterclass series will support a small group of professional content creators through the initial phases of development all the way up to prepping for markets. The sessions will be

TV Production Research Skills starting 20.05.2021

We are delighted to bring Pam Relton’s TV Production Research Skills course online. Do you want to be the best you can at production research?  Able to hit any programme running with a set of essential TV and production research skills? This course aims to give you a solid grounding in the core skills of

FAA Mental Health Awareness Level 1 starting 20.05.2021

This course, delivered in partnership with Screen Skillnet, is the last of a series of courses being run dealing with stress and mental health issues in the screen sector. The management of mental health on a production has become even more difficult due the Covid-19 pandemic. This course is aimed at providing learners with the

Movie Magic Scheduling starting 24.05.2021

Participants will be taught the time-saving facilities of EP Movie Magic Scheduling, the industry’s most widely used scheduling software. Scheduling This course, run in partnership with Screen Skillnet, will enable participants to compile their schedules in the most effective way and allow them to modify quickly, and confidently, their work when required. The training sessions

Writing A Successful Television Series starting 24.05.2021

Screen Skills Ireland and Screen Skillnet are delighted to offer Irish storytellers a specially adapted version of Emmanuel Oberg’s online workshop Writing a Successful TV Series. This module is an extension of his Advanced Development Workshop, which has been delivered successfully on many occasions in the UK as well as in Germany, Finland, Sweden, The

Excel for the Screen Sector starting 25.05.2021

These courses, funded in partnership with Screen Skillnet,  will aid the user get a better understanding of the capabilities of excel. It is a practical hands-on course. Course content Review of basic formulas Copying formulas Format Painter Conditional formatting Charts Fixing cells Basic If statements Average/Max/Min/Sum Multiple sheets Multiple Files Database feature- Filtering, Subtotalling, Basic 

Movie Magic Budgeting starting 31.05.2021

This course is run in partnership with Screen Skillnet. Participants will be taught the time-saving facilities of EP Movie Magic Budgeting, the industry’s most widely used scheduling and budgeting software. Budgeting This will enable them to compile their budget in the most effective way and allow them to quickly, and confidently, modify their work when